Books by Lezlie Evans

DADDIES DO by Lezlie Evans
Released: May 1, 2018

"A solid and sweet look at the traditional and expanding roles of a father. (Picture book. 2-5)"
A rhyming ode to all the things daddies do with their children. Read full book review >
FINDING CHRISTMAS by Lezlie Evans
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2017

"The gentle tone of both the story and the illustrations is a refreshing, pleasant take on the theme of helping someone in need and enjoying the bonds of friendship. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Three animal friends rescue a sick swallow and nurse her back to health in time to celebrate Christmas together. Read full book review >
WHO LOVES THE LITTLE LAMB? by Lezlie Evans
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 5, 2010

"Sweet and dreamy. (Picture book. 2-6)"
Little ones who are messy, fussy, noisy and not particularly perfect in every way seek assurances that Mama will love them in spite of their faults. Read full book review >
THE BUNNIES’ PICNIC by Lezlie Evans
ANIMALS
Released: Jan. 1, 2007

"The appealing mix of playful artwork and sing-song rhymes make this an ideal story to share with a preschool audience. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Evans's bright springtime tale cheerily details a bunny family's attempts to make a tasty stew. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 22, 2006

"Count to Ten in Ten Different Languages (1999). (Picture book. 5-9)"
The subtitle tells (nearly) all. Read full book review >
Released: March 1, 1999

"A map at the end of the book shows, with color-coded dots, the locations in the world where these languages are spoken. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Can You Count Ten Toes? Read full book review >
SNOW DANCE by Lezlie Evans
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

"Snowmen, sleds, snowball fights, thawing by the fire, hot chocolate time—it's a cozy litany, but Jabar is the one who livens up the static, gerund-laden text with scenes of joyous children, unusual snowmen, and a dog's antics. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A rhyming celebration of snow that covers just about every playtime activity possible before, during, and after a snowstorm. ``Pressure's falling/forecast's calling/for a snowstorm late today./`Find your warm boots/lay out snowsuits/do a snow dance and it may!' '' The territory is so familiar that it may not matter that the stanzas are often mundane and occasionally strained in their meter. Read full book review >